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Stamps printed in excessive quantities

According to an article in the Philatelic Webmaster Organization, some companies that have printed stamps on behalf of poor countries (especially in Africa) are printed in excessive quantities aimed at collecting.

Stamps are only apparently approved by local postal administrations,

The article mentions in particular

many stamps and leaflets related to minerals, from countries such as:

Chad, Comoros, Mali, Niger, Congo , 

Burundi, Guinea Rep., Guiné Bissau Rep.,

Solomon Is., S.Tome & Prince, Togolaise Rep.....

Therefore since December 2020 no longer updated images of stamps of the these country.

They are printed without glue and high prices.

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Black number = Scott catalog

Blue or  red number = Yvert et Tellier catalog

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Minerals

Image  Country Year Subject Yvert Set
6658ART18.jpg

Artsakh Rep.

ex

Nagorno Karabakh

2018 Various minerals​ Cind 8 val
7074DJB17.jpg Djibuti 2017

Brazilianite

and

mine

BF 252 1 val
7076DJB17.jpg Djibuti 2017 Various minerals​ 1764-1767​ 4 val
7118GUB17.jpg Guiné Bissau 2017 Various minerals​

7104 - 7108

5 val
7116GUB17.jpg Guiné Bissau 2017 Adamite and various minerals BF 1324 1 val
6477GUIB21.jpg Guiné Bissau 2021 Fluorite BF 2 val
6673KYR20.jpg Kazakhstan 2020 Various minerals 901-906 6 val
6651LBR20.jpg Liberia 2020 Various minerals and gems 6193-6198 6 val
6649LBR20.jpg Liberia 2020 Fluorite Emerald BF788 1 val
7098OLD21.jpg Nederland 2021 Malachite 4 val n.c.
7102OLD21.jpg Nederland 2021 Various minerals 8 val n.v.
7097OLD23.jpg Nederland 2021

Margarosanite

Mistake on stamp

1 val n.c.
7132NGR17.jpg Niger 2017

Forsterite and Mauna Loa Volcano

BF 731 1 val
7134NGR17.jpg ​Niger ​2017 Various minerals and volcanoes ​ 4079-4082 4 val
7125NGR17.jpg Niger​ ​2017 Andradite and geologists​ BF 844 1 val
7127NGR17.jpg Niger​ 2017​ Various minerals ​

4279-4282​

4 val
6686JAP22.jpg Nippon - Japan 2022 Various minerals 10934-10943 10 val
6633MOZ18.jpg Moçambique

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2018 Various minerals 7922-25​ 4 val
6632MOZ18.jpg Moçambique

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2018​ Anglesite and various minerals BF 1307​ 1 val
7093SLE18.jpg Sierra Leone 2018

Spessartine Garnet

and various minerals

BF 1538 1 val
7088SLE18.jpg Sierra Leone 2018 Various minerals ​7597-7600 4 val
7167SLE19.jpg Sierra Leone 2019 Ruby and Spessartine BF 1841 1 val
7169SLE19.jpg Sierra Leone 2019 Various minerals 9454-9457 4 val
7153ST-P17.jpg Sao Tomè & Principe 2017

Anatase and

various minerals

BF 1082

1 val
7155ST-P17.jpg Sao Tomè & Principe 2017 Various minerals​ 5929-5932​ 4 val
7160ST-P19.jpg Sao Tomè & Principe 2019 Heliodor, Quartz and spessartine BF 1241 1 val
7162ST-P19.jpg Sao Tomè & Principe 2019 Various minerals ​6542-6545 4 val
7108SOL17.jpg Solomon Is. 2017 Vanadinite Dioptase BF 688 1 val
7110SOL17.jpg Solomon Is. 2017 Various minerals

3905-3908

4 val
7146TCD17.jpg Tchad 2017

Barite, Quartz and Fluorite

BF 163​ 1 val
7148TCD17.jpg Tchad 2017 Various minerals ​ 1823-1826​ 4 val

Meteorites

Image Country Year Subject Yvert Set
7044TOG22.jpg Togolaise Rep. 2022 Various meteorites Multi 4 val
7049TOG22.jpg Togolaise Rep. 2022 Meteo + dino​ BF 1 val
7051TOG22.jpg Togolaise Rep. 2022 Meteo + dino BF 1 val

Gems and Jewels

Image Country Year Subject Yvert Set
6653LBR20.jpg Liberia 2020 Sapphire Ruby Rough 6194 6193-6198
6654LBR20.jpg Liberia 2020 Sapphire Ruby Rough 6196 "
7101OLD21.jpg Nederland 2022 Emerald

Cut

1 val n.c.
6686JAP22.jpg Nippon - Japan 2022 Various minerals 10 val 10934-10943
6687JAP22.jpg Nippon - Japan 2022 Various gems 10 val 10944-10953​
7157ST-P17.jpg Sao Tomè & Principe 2017 Sapphire Ruby Rough 5930 5929-5932​
7053SRI21.jpg Sri Lanka 2021 Various gems 5 val 2297-2301
7059SRI21.jpg Sri Lanka 2021 Various gems 5 val 2302-2306

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